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R.M.
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115 votes
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Why don't researchers request payment for refereeing?

95 votes

None of 25 students at question session before exam has a question. What should lecturer do?

75 votes

Advisor professor asks for my dissertation research source code

35 votes

Can my doctoral adviser take my dissertation and publish it without me?

25 votes

Is it fair to desk-reject a manuscript because it breaks relativity?

25 votes
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What to do with a result too small to be publishable, but interesting nonetheless?

23 votes

I grade exams together with a colleague but disagree with their grading. What should I do?

17 votes
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Are there free DOI generation services?

13 votes

What are the pros and cons of giving students assignments to write Wikipedia articles?

12 votes
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Is it bad style to include a list in an abstract?

12 votes

I screwed up a talk - how to move on

11 votes

What is the best "last slide" in a thesis presentation?

10 votes

Been offered a post doctorate position in Germany but now pay has changed

10 votes

When asked to clarify a point to the reviewer, should I do so in the paper itself or the response to reviewer?

6 votes

Is it academically dishonest to submit the same project to two different classes in the same semester?

6 votes

Is it bad to finish your talk early at conferences?

5 votes
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Is it ethical to use someone else's research as an illustrative case?

5 votes
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Are there known issues with Black / glass dry erase boards?

5 votes

How to proceed with copyright permission if you can't contact the author?

5 votes

How to request retraction of a published paper when contacting the editors and publishers doesn't work?

3 votes

Correcting a mistake in my journal article after it's been published

3 votes
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Is there a way to get a job in biology for chemistry graduate?

3 votes

Misunderstood exam question with consequences for incorrect answer

3 votes

How to avoid disrupting the narrative in a scientific paper when you have done too much work

3 votes

What are the guidelines for using public datasets for publication?

2 votes

A career path for synthetic biology

1 vote

How should a social scientist deal with envy of disciplines that are more quantitatively rigorous?

1 vote

How to disseminate a methodology proposal to those who may be interested?

1 vote

Where can I find scientific poster examples?

1 vote

Where am I supposed to report a broken DOI?